St. John's Catholic Primary School

Oldfield Lane, Bath, Avon, BA2 3NR

01225 303990

With You Beside Me All Is Possible



Responsible to:          Cook in Charge, Headteacher/ Catering Management Service

Start Date:                   Monday 5th November 2018

Hours:                           Permanent contract 20 hours per week, term time only plus additional days as required which are paid

                                       at the appropriate rate. Hours to be mutually agreed.

Salary:                            Living Wage £15,807 pro rata


Closing date: Friday 19th October 2018 at 12 noon.

Interviews: TBC


St John’s Catholic Primary School requires an enthusiastic Catering Assistant from  5th November 2018.


This is a permanent post, 20 hours per week, 10 am - 2 pm, term time only. Reporting to the Cook in Charge, you will assist in the kitchen and dining room. This will include the preparation of meals, food service, dish and utensil washing, general cleaning and other tasks associated with catering.


The successful candidate will have an interest in food and ability to cook, be an excellent team player and be able to work to deadlines. You will need to be approachable, enthusiastic, flexible and committed to providing a quality service. An understanding of Food Hygiene requirements is desirable.


This is a term time only post with additional days as required. Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact Mrs Sue Ayres, Office Manager on 01225 303990


Job Description



Post Title:                   School Meals Supervisory Assistant

Responsible to:          Headteacher

Start Date:                   Monday 12th November 2018

Hours: Permanent contract 8 hours.45 minutes per week, term time only

Salary: Living Wage £16,123  p.a. pro rata


Closing date: Monday 5th November 2018 at 12 noon.

Interviews: TBC

 This is a fantastic opportunity for an energetic and enthusiastic individual to work in a friendly and supportive team. You will be responsible for supervising our children over the school lunchtime period, this will be either inside, setting up the hall for lunch, supervising the children whilst encouraging healthy eating, promoting good manners and respect for each other in a safe and supportive environment. Or outside overseeing and enhancing the play sessions and engaging with our fantastic young people.

Candidates need to be aware that this is a Catholic school and it is important that candidates feel able to support.

All staff and volunteers are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Barring check before taking up their new position and will support our rigorous safeguarding procedures.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We follow safer recruitment practices and appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

For full details including job description, person specification and application form can be found on our website. Please email application and supporting documents to: Sue Ayres, Office Manager at or post to the school address: St John’s RC Primary School, Oldfield Lane, Bath, BA2 3NR.

Job Description

Person Specification


General Documents

Support Staff Application Form

Notes to Applicants

Rehabilitation of Offenders

Recruitment Monitoring Form